Contraband: Opening Reception @ Washington Project for the Arts, Washington [13 January]

Contraband: Opening Reception

19:00 - 21:00

 Facebook event page
Washington Project for the Arts
2124 8th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001
Curated by Rodrigo Carazas Portal

CONTRABAND is an exhibition that confronts cultural imperialism by reflecting on the impact that «developed» countries have on the rest of the world through media and commerce. The five participating artists, all of whom were born outside of privileged Western geographies, make art using the language of bootlegs, contraband, and other illegal phenomena. Their works—regurgitated reactions to forced assimilation, and subversions of systems that seek to control—challenge systems of power that absorb and reproduce others in their own image.

Participating Artists:
Rodrigo Carazas Portal
Jimena Chávez Delion
Aaron López C.
Emilio Vargas Vera

More Information:
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

Upcoming events @ Washington Project for the Arts:

Contraband: A Night of Dance and Electronic Music
Washington Project for the Arts

The most anticipated events in Washington :

Tiffany Haddish: #SheReady
Warner Theatre
Tiffany Haddish: #SheReady
Warner Theatre
Disney On Ice presents Frozen
Capital One Arena
The National People's March On Washington 2018
Lincoln Memorial
Justin Timberlake - The Man Of The Woods Tour
Capital One Arena
Jazmine Sullivan
The Fillmore Silver Spring
P!NK: Beautiful Trauma World Tour
Capital One Arena
Discovering Dupont Underground
19 Dupont Cir NW, Washington, DC 20036, United States
Cancelled Black History Tour - Washington, DC
Washington DC
Petalpalooza - National Cherry Blossom Festival
Wharf DC
The most popular events in your news feed!